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Location:  Classes are available in the Lansing area.

Class Fee: $55 per couple

PHP and SPHN Insurance now covers this program please use form below.
Financial Assistance maybe available-- contact us at 517-337-7365 or email us at
epo@epobaby.org 

 

Description:

 

Learn more about breastfeeding to give your baby the very best start. Our Breastfeeding Class, taught by a registered nurse with advanced training in breastfeeding, using evidence based baby friendly information.  Mom's support person is welcome and encouraged to attend! The evidence based information recognizes how valuable Mom's support person is to successful breastfeeding.

Classes use a variety of teaching methods including coaching, demonstration and hands on learning techniques.  Using these type of class room instruction provides information, tips, techniques to get breastfeeding off to a good start and keep breastfeeding on-going.

 

Topics include:

  • - Infant feeding choices

    - Understanding Breastfeeding

              - Prenatal changes

    • How your body makes milk

    • Skin to skin & the first feeding

    • Positioning and latch on

    • Signs of success & how to manage possible problems

    • Maintaining milk supply

    • Knowing when your baby is getting enough

    • Breast pump basics & milk collection/storage

    • Where to find help with breastfeeding/community resources

     

     

    2018 

    Dates:            
       

    August

    Tuesday 28th 6pm to 8pm

     October

    Tuesday 30th 6pm to 8pm        

     

     

******Pre-registration is required.

 

WAYS TO REGISTER

  • REGISTRATION FORM USING CREDIT CARD - Use this form if you are paying by VISA, MasterCard, or Discover Card.

  • PHP/SPHN ONLY Registration  Use this form if you have PHP (not Medicaid PHP) or if you have SPHN insurance (Sparrow Associates only) and your class is covered by insurance. 

     

  • Download the PDF REGISTRATION FORM and mail it in with your check, money order, credit card, or insurance information and send to: EPO 3575 Fernwood Lane, Mason MI 48854

Please email EPO at epo@epobaby.org or call 517-337-7365 to confirm class availability.